Piper, John

John Piper’s Stowe

Published: Hurtwood Press In Association With The Tate Gallery : 1983

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The First UK Printing published by The Hurtwood Press In Association With The Tate Gallery in 1983. The BOOK is in near Fine condition being free from inscriptions, erasures and markings. This is number 247 from a total edition of only 300 copies. Gilt titling to the spine. The book has been Signed by John Piper to the limitation page. Printed on 100% rag Fourdrinier paper especially made for the edition at the Rives-Fure Mill of Arjomari-Prioux in France. Housed in the original slipcase in near Fine condition. John Piper’s Stowe has a foreword by John Piper and a commentary by Mark Girouard. A rare limited edition book showcasing John Piper’s works of Stowe in Buckinghamshire, which he visited regularly. Folio with 50 colour and duotone plates and original publisher’s marbled cloth boards. A highlight of book illustration and scarce with such attributes.

Condition
Near Fine

Binding
Hardcover

£1750

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